KIPP Central City Academy’s Schoolyard Garden is Born

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1422518_10151993040829868_67089563_nParkway Partners’ newest schoolyard garden is born, thanks to KIPP Central City Academy’s administration and Lead Gardener/Teacher, Thea Lee, Tree Troopers and WDSU Meteorologist, Margaret Orr.  Orr donated and helped plant 6 fruit trees for the school’s new orchard, along with 3 graduates of Parkway Partners’ 2013 Class of Tree Troopers.

Thea Lee has been working for several months with Parkway Partners in planning a new garden that teachers can use as an outdoor classroom, and where students can learn valuable life skills.

Margaret Orr talks about the garden on WDSU Evening Newscast

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